The Part-Time Bilingual Peer Counselor is a paraprofessional who has personal exclusive breastfeeding experience of at least six months, is enthusiastic about breastfeeding, has basic communication skills, has completed the “New Jersey WIC Services Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Training” with a grade of at least 80% on the final exam, and is able to model good parenting and breastfeeding skills. Ideally, a peer counselor is a present or former WIC participant who is from the community where she works and can speak the language of those she serves. Reliable transportation is needed as travel throughout Mercer County is required.
Schedule: 12.5 - 13.0 Hours Per Week - Flexible and Varied Schedule - Must be williing to work one late evening and occasional Saturday hours
Work Location: 416 Bellevue Avenue, Trenton, New Jersey
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